VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Western Potash Corp. (WPX: TSX) (FSE: AHE) (“the Company”) is pleased to announce that its shareholders approved all items put before them at the Company’s Annual and Special General Meeting held February 25th, 2014. The items approved include as follows:
1. The reappointment of A. Chan and Company, Chartered Accountants as auditors at a remuneration to be fixed by the directors;
2. Fixed the number of directors of the Company at 7;
3. The election of J. Patricio Varas, Patrick Power, David Hodge, Troy Nikolai, Buddy Doyle, Peter Miles and Yexin Yang to the Board. Of the approximately 51 million shares voted at the meeting by ballot and by proxy, the approximate number of those votes ‘For’ each director, and the approximate percentage of the total votes cast, are as follows: J. Patricio Varas (49.5 million votes / 97%), Patrick Power (49.5 million votes / 97%), David Hodge (49.6 million votes / 97%), Troy Nikolai (49.5 million votes / 97%), Buddy Doyle (49.6 million votes / 97.1%) and Peter Miles (49.6 million votes / 97%) Yexin Yang (50.7 million votes/ 99.2%).
About Western Potash
Western Potash Corp. is a development stage potash company focused on building Canada's most efficient potash solution mine. The Company intends to develop a world-class potash deposit in an ecologically sustainable, economically efficient and socially responsible manner. A positive Feasibility Study for the Milestone potash project was completed in December 2012, demonstrating robust project metrics. For more information on Western Potash Corp.’s projects, please visit the Company’s website at: www.westernpotash.com
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
“J. Patricio Varas”
J. Patricio Varas
President and CEO
For more information please contact John Costigan, VP Corporate Development, at (604) 689-9378.